Kubis made Gridtential chairman as battery start-up nears production 150 150 Batteries International

Kubis made Gridtential chairman as battery start-up nears production

Lead battery veteran Ray Kubis has been made chairman of start-up firm Gridtential, the bipolar lead battery company. Kubis joined the Gridtential board in October last year after stepping down…

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Redflow wins $60k order for zinc-bromide batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Redflow wins $60k order for zinc-bromide batteries

Australian flow battery designer Redflow on October 4 announced orders worth US$600,000 for its ZCell batteries from installation partner Standard Solar, which said half of those 48 systems had been…

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Oxis hits 400Wh/kg milestone with Li-S batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Oxis hits 400Wh/kg milestone with Li-S batteries

Lithium-sulfur battery developer Oxis said in October that it had successfully tested its development cell technology to 400Wh/kg of energy density. The UK firm said it had been reached after…

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Entek announces expansion plans into Asia 150 150 Batteries International

Entek announces expansion plans into Asia

October 12, 2016: Entek, the lead acid battery separator manufacturer, announced plans at the end of September to expand its operations in Asia but indicated that it was cautious about…

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Primus Power picks Trojan Battery for renewables 150 150 Batteries International

Primus Power picks Trojan Battery for renewables

Primus Wind Power has chosen Trojan’s OverDrive AGM 31T deep-cycle batteries for its line of AIR wind and hybrid wind/solar turbine equipment used in remote regions as back-up power for…

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Wilson wins International Lead Award at 15ELBC in Malta 150 150 Batteries International

Wilson wins International Lead Award at 15ELBC in Malta

For the record, the International Lead Award was presented to David Wilson, long-time head of the International Lead Association, on the opening morning of the 15th European Lead Battery Conference…

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German scientists test lithium ion and lead batteries in large-scale ESS 150 150 Batteries International

German scientists test lithium ion and lead batteries in large-scale ESS

Scientists at the RWTH University of Aachen in Germany in September announced they had started testing a large-scale M5BAT battery storage system that uses five different chemistries — four lithium…

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Ecoult installs first European UltraBattery in Dublin, Ireland 150 150 Batteries International

Ecoult installs first European UltraBattery in Dublin, Ireland

East Penn’s Australian subsidiary Ecoult has installed its lead-acid hybrid UltraBattery in Dublin, Ireland, which makes it the first European installation. The UltraFlex battery, a lead-acid battery with an added…

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Axion Power releases first residential PbC battery ESS 150 150 Batteries International

Axion Power releases first residential PbC battery ESS

Lead carbon battery manufacturer Axion Power announced the release in September of its first residential energy storage system for the public using solar energy stored with the firm’s newest generation…

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ElectriPlast unveils Integral bi-polar plates for lead acid batteries 150 150 Batteries International

ElectriPlast unveils Integral bi-polar plates for lead acid batteries

Integral Technologies and its subsidiary company ElectriPlast announced on September 22 the completion of the manufacture of 100 bi-polar plates for lead acid batteries which are being integrated into lead…

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